A third grader in Michigan was pulled out of school pictures and put in the principal's office because of a hairstyle that the school deemed "extreme."
The boy's mom says her son, who has autism and an autoimmune disorder, was "disgusted" by his desk being placed in the bathroom.
A 9-year-old who was dress-coded for wearing a tank top responded by wearing a shirt that read, "Right to bare shoulders."
The updated dress code is meant to ensure students are not unfairly disciplined for clothing choices based on their "gender/gender identification, sexual orientation, race, ethnicity, body type/size, religion, and personal style."
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A public middle school in Ohio has taken down a historic Ten Commandments plaque from its auditorium entrance after a Wisconsin-based watchdog group called for its removal.
“The staff reminds us to love ourselves every day, but if you want us to love ourselves so desperately, then why tell us to cover ourselves when you see us?” one student said.
Ava McDermott and her friend Sophia created a Change.org petition that inspired their school district to write a new dress code.
"Setting our teachers on fire is only asking our students to burn along with them," Malorie Weber wrote in her resignation letter.
Catholic high school students are protesting a new anti-skirt policy meant to encourage “modesty” and prevent male teachers from feeling “uncomfortable” while addressing violations.
A California mom explained she went into "Mama Bear mode" after her daughter revealed that the harassment had given her suicidal thoughts.
To Florida teacher Jonathan Carroll, teaching has become a race to bear arms and earn high test scores. "I didn't sign up for this," he says.
One student spoke up for her graduating class when the school tried to prohibit girls from wearing pants to graduation.
“There’s never a reason for a 7-year-old to be placed in handcuffs and criminalized basically for getting into a schoolyard fight,” the dad said.